TORONTO— The Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Ryerson University has appointed Dr. Frederic Dimanche as its new Director of the school.
Dr. Dimanche obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. He then worked as a Professor in the School of Hotel Restaurant and Tourism Administration at the University of New Orleans. After working for more than 15 years in the U.S., he joined SKEMA Business School in France in 2001 to create and develop on the French Riviera the Center for Tourism Management and award-winning Master programs in tourism, event, and hospitality management.
Effective as of July 1, Dr. Dimanche will take over for Dr. David Martin, who held the role for for 10 years, and is taking a one-year sabbatical.